Benefis Health Systems HCBS Nurse Case Manager (Billings) in Billings, Montana

Job Description

Work in a multi-disciplinary approach to plan, coordinate, monitor, and supervise the provision of services to the consumers enrolled in the Home and Community Based Services Program.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Develops a written plan of care. In conjunction with the HCBS Social Worker and determine the services to be provided based on identified consume needs. Promote the consumer right to self determination. Assess consumer needs. Monitor service delivery. Maintain fiscal responsibility to the Department. Evaluate the provision of services for effectiveness, appropriateness, and quality. Assist consumers with determining the most efficient use of the HCBS Program. Identify and participate in the development of community resources to support consumers in their homes. Establish rapport with consumers, families/caregivers, agencies, medical professionals, Regional Program Officers, and other case management providers. Act as liaison for consumers, families/caregivers, and their health care professionals. Work under timelines as designated by the HCBS Team Supervisor and/or the Department for the most appropriate completion of job functions in relation to consumer and Departmental needs. Maintain consumer records as dictated by the Department and HCBS Team Supervisor. Miscellaneous duties as assigned. Demonstrates the ability to deal with pressure to meet deadlines, to be accurate, and to handle constantly changing situations. Demonstrates the ability to deal with a variety of people, deal with stressful situations, and handle conflict.

Qualifications

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, Bachelor in Nursing preferred or LPN, if state approved.

Current state licensure as a Registered Nurse or LPN if state approved.

Certification in Case Management preferred.

Experience as a Nurse (RN/LPN)commensurate with minimum of three (3) years of professional nursing experience

Knowledge of case management methods, practice, and procedure.

Knowledge of the application of diagnostic and crisis intervention skills.

Knowledge of issues and needs of long term care consumers.

Prior knowledge of managing a budget.

Prior experience with Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement.

Knowledge of human behavior, disabilities, and the aging process.

About Us

Community Information: Great Falls has a city population of 60,000, with a draw of over 275,000 people in north central Montana. We experience mild winters and enjoy blue skies over 300 days per year. Great Falls is a wonderful and safe place to raise a family, with nationally ranked public schools and an average commute of under 12 minutes, making the quality of life in Great Falls unsurpassed in the Rocky Mountain West. Additionally, the Missouri River, a blue-ribbon fly-fishing destination, runs through the middle of town. Outdoor activities include camping, hiking, horseback riding, water and snow skiing, rock and ice climbing, boating, whitewater kayaking, off-road motorsports, upland bird and waterfowl hunting, and big-game hunting.

Benefis Health System: This is your opportunity to be part of an exceptional health system in a state that is well known for its beautiful four seasons and outdoor lifestyle. While enjoying the last best place, you’ll have the added benefit of having access to Benefis Health System, one of the state’s most modern and progressive healthcare facilities with 500+ beds and over 270 employed medical staff members representing more than 40 specialties. Our state-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge technologies make Benefis an exceptional working environment and one of the “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare” five years in a row.

Date Posted: Posted 21 day(s) ago

Job Family: PROF

Location: Billings, Montana